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Fibre expansion in The Netherlands

Kvaerner has signed a contract valued at approximately EUR 15 million with Teijin Twaron, one of the world's largest producers of high-performance fibres.

Parker’s thin-film sensor

Parker Filter Division Europe has announced the introduction of the new “Performerâ€? range of ASIC transducers and transmitters which use the very latest in thin film sensor technology.

CAPCIS acquires Petroleum Research & Production

CAPCIS Systems Ltd (Manchester, UK), the supplier of corrosion management, corrosion monitoring, and integrity project management solutions, has announced the acquisition of Petroleum Research & Production Ltd (PRP), the on-line monitoring instrumentation manufacturer.

Compact cylinders from Norgren

Global pneumatics specialist Norgren has launched a new range of interchangeable compact cylinders to enhance its existing wide selection of actuator products and compact cylinder ranges.

AvestaPolarit invests in North America

AvestaPolarit's US subsidiary, AvestaPolarit Inc. is enhancing its capabilities in stainless steel long products through investments in new capacity and a long-term hire-rolling cooperation agreement with Allegheny Technologies Incorporated in Richburg, South Carolina.

Gasoline engine driven welder

The Lincoln Electric Company is pleased to introduce the Pipeliner 200G, its newest gasoline industrial engine driven welder.

Allegheny enhances South Carolina plant

Allegheny Technologies Incorporated has announced a project designed to enhance the high- performance metals capabilities of its Richburg, South Carolina, long products rolling mill facility.

Technip-Coflexip to build Saudi acid plant

Technip-Coflexip has been awarded by SABIC a contract for the design and construction of an acetic acid plant in SABIC's Arabian Industrial Fibers Company Complex in the industrial city of Yanbu, Saudi Arabia.

LNG project in Timor Sea

Phillips Petroleum Co. has signed a heads of agreement to supply liquefied natural gas from the Bayu-Undan gas field in the Timor Sea to two Japanese utilities.

Lincoln introduces TIG 275 and 375

The new Precision TIG 275 and 375 units from the Lincoln Electric Company use Square Wave TIG technology to achieve a smooth, controlled arc and better starting performance.